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Educational Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. (Mathematics), Panjab University, Chandigarh (2006).

  • M.Sc. (Mathematics), Panjab University, Chandigarh (2002).

  • B.Sc. (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics) with Honours in Mathematics, Government College, Hoshiarpur (Punjab) (2000).

Work Experience:

Professor

Department of Mathematics, IIIT-Delhi

1st July 2020 - till date


Associate Professor

Department of Mathematics, IIIT-Delhi

1st June 2016 – 30th June 2020


Assistant Professor

Department of Mathematics, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

30th Dec. 2010 - 31st May 2016


Assistant Professor

Centre for Advanced Study in Mathematics, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India

29th Aug. 2007 - 29th Dec. 2010


Assistant Professor

Department of Mathematics, Punjabi University, Patiala, Punjab, India

20th Oct. 2006 - 29th Aug. 2007

Academic Achievements:

  • First Position (in order of Merit) in M.Sc.-I & II in Panjab University, Chandigarh.

  • Second Position (in order of Merit) in B.Sc.-I, II & III in Panjab University, Chandigarh.

  • Recipient of the prestigious post-graduate Scholarship from National Board for Higher Mathematics (NBHM), India.

  • Qualified National Eligibility Test (NET) jointly conducted by Council of Scientific & Industrial Research-University Grants Commission (CSIR-UGC), India, in June 2002 and secured place among the top 20% JRF (NET) awardees in the subject of MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES (including Statistics).

  • NBHM Research Fellow (29th August 2002 - 19th October 2006).


Awards and Honours:

  • Awarded Kusuma Outstanding Young Faculty Fellowship at IIT Delhi (June 2011-May 2013).

  • Shortlisted among the top 4 for NASI-SCOPUS Young Scientist awards 2011 (Mathematics).

  • Awarded University Gold Medal for standing first in M.Sc.

  • Awarded Hansraj Memorial Silver Medal for the best graduate student of M.Sc.

  • Awarded Pt. Hem Raj Silver Medal for securing the first position in M.Sc. (Mathematics) final examination.

  • Awarded Mohinder Pal Aggarwal Silver Medal by Panjab University, Chandigarh, for securing the second position in B.Sc.

  • Best Poster Presentation Award in Indian Science Congress held at Panjab University, Chandigarh, from January 3 to January 7, 2004, in the section of Mathematical Sciences (including Statistics).

  • Awarded Certificate of Appreciation on Republic Day 2004, by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India. This national honour has been given in recognition of excellent academic performance in the M.Sc. Mathematics examination for the period 2000-2002.

  • Award of Excellence for securing the second position in B.Sc. (across all the colleges affiliated with Panjab University) by the Deputy Commissioner, Hoshiarpur, Punjab.

  • Awarded National Merit Scholarship for seven years after matriculation.

Invited Talks:

  • Delivered a Plenary talk at RAMCO-2021 organized by Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, India during October 26-28, 2021 in association with International Academy of Physical Sciences (IAPS).

  • Delivered an invited talk at the International Conference on Mathematical Sciences (ICMS-2021) organized by S. V. National Institute of Technology Surat, India, during October 07-09, 2021.

  • Delivered a talk at the conference on Non-commutative rings and their applications (NCRA)VII held online during July 5-7, 2021.

  • Delivered a Keynote Session talk at the Mini Symposium on Analytic Number Theory and its applications in Cryptography/Computing: A tribute to S. Ramanujam, held at Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida during August 31, 2019 to September 01, 2019.

  • Delivered 8 lectures and 1.5 tutorials in the Teacher’s Enrichment Workshop on Algebra and its applications sponsored by National Centre for Mathematics (a joint centre of IIT Bombay and TIFR Bombay) held at Shivaji College, New Delhi during May 06-11, 2019.

  • Delivered an invited lecture at the 2018 Annual Conference of Indian Women and Mathematics (IWM) during June 21-23, 2018.

  • Delivered an invited talk at the 14th Annual ADMA conference and Graph Theory Day during June 6-10, 2018.

  • Delivered an invited talk in the Indian Science Congress (ISC) Symposium on Algebraic Coding Theory during January 3-7, 2017.

  • Delivered an invited lecture in “National Conference on Algebra, Analysis, Coding and Cryptography” organized by Department of Mathematics, Delhi University during October 14-16, 2016.